Win a Character Education Program and Picture Books Supporting SEL

Brought to you by The Character Tree

The Character Tree emphasizes positive character development through engaging discussion, examples, role modeling and hands-on material. Learn more>>

Wow. Our friends at Apperson just released The Character Tree, a new character education program for the primary grades, designed to teach positive character traits through real-world role models. We’re loving it because each lesson is based on a short video that is easy to integrate into your day. And the program is budget friendly, at only $49 per year.

Here’s the best part: Right now, you can enter to win a yearlong subscription to The Character Tree. Plus, one grand prize winner will receive a basket of 20 social-emotional learning books, including some of our favorites:

  • I Am Peace and I Am Human, by Susan Verde
  • Malala’s Magic Pencil, by Malala Yousafzai
  • Be Kind and When You Are Brave by Pat Zietlow Miller
  • Plus 15 more top books!

Just submit your email to enter. Plus, check out the video below to learn more about The Character Tree!

  • Prize Package(s)
  • Rules
  • Ten winners will each receive one annual subscription to The Character Tree, valued at $49.
  • Plus, one grand prize winner will receive an annual subscription to The Character Tree ($49), plus 20 social-emotional books. Books will include:
    • I Am Peace by Susan Verde ($14.95)
    • I Am Human by Susan Verde ($14.99)
    • Malala’s Magic Pencil by Malala Yousafzai ($17.99)
    • Be Kind by Pat Zietlow Miller ($17.99)
    • When You Are Brave by Pat Zietlow Miller ($17.99)
    • What Do You Do With A Problem? By Kobi Yamada ($16.95)
    • What Do You Do With An Idea? By Kobi Yamada ($16.95)
    • What Do You Do With A Chance? By Kobi Yamada ($16.95)
    • National Geographic Kids Biographies for each of the following people: Martin Luther King Jr., Amelia Earhart, Sacagawea, Rosa Parks, Albert Einstein, Frederick Douglass, Helen Keller, Mother Teresa, Sonia Sotomayor, Nelson Mandela, Walt Disney, Alexander Hamilton ($4.99 ea.)
No purchase necessary. Making a purchase will not increase your chances of winning. The promotion is open only to legal residents of the United States who at the time of entry are a) eighteen (18) years of age or older and b) currently employed full- or part-time as an educator by an accredited public or private K-12 school in the United States. WeAreTeachers is the official administrator of this program and Apperson is the Sponsor. Employees of WeAreTeachers or the Sponsor and their affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, agents, advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate families and household members (parent, spouse, child or sibling) of each are not eligible to participate. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Entry Rules and Agreements
  1. All entries must be submitted using the online form by 11:59 p.m. Central Time on May 31, 2019.
  2. Entrants must follow the entry instructions. Entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programming or any other automated means are prohibited and will be disqualified.
  3. All entrants must be legal residents of the United States of America with a current U.S. address for prize fulfillment. Prizes that require shipment will not be shipped internationally.
  4. Each entrant may only submit one completed form.
Winner Selection Rules and Agreements
  1. Winners will be selected by random drawing and announced on the WeAreTeachers website by June 5, 2019.
  2. All published prizes from the Sponsor are fulfilled by the Sponsor and are the sole responsibility of the Sponsor. The Sponsor is responsible for contacting winners and fulfilling all other related prizes directly to the winners.
  3. WeAreTeachers and its Sponsors make every attempt to fulfill prizes. Prizes unclaimed after 60 days are not awarded.
  4. Any depiction of prizes is for illustrative purposes only. All prizes are awarded as-is and without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied. Winners are responsible for all taxes on prizes received.
  5. Prizing: Ten (10) winners will each receive a one-yer subscription to The Character Tree. Value is $50 for annual subscription. One Grand Prize winner will also receive a Basket of Books valued at $195.
  6. Product prizes are not redeemable for cash or transferable. No substitution allowed except, at Sponsor's sole discretion, a prize of equal or greater value may be substituted.
  7. Only the number of prizes stated in the Rules is available to be won. All prizes will be awarded provided a sufficient number of eligible Entries is received.
General Program and Rules & Terms
  1. WeAreTeachers and the program Sponsor reserve the right to extend the submission deadline and/or winner announcement.
  2. WeAreTeachers and the program Sponsor reserve the right to modify, cancel or suspend the Promotion or any part of it.
  3. Information provided by you under this program is subject to WeAreTeachers’ privacy policy located at
  4. WeAreTeachers and the program Sponsor are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of the entries. Sponsor is not responsible for computer system, phone line, hardware, software, or Promotion malfunctions or other errors, failures, or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature.
  5. WeAreTeachers and the Sponsor retain the discretion to make all decisions regarding the interpretation and application of these rules. All decisions are final and discretionary. The laws of the State of Connecticut shall govern this Promotion. The courts of Connecticut shall be the exclusive forum for any dispute relating to these Rules and/or this Promotion. All participants and winners agree, by their participation in the Promotion, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of Connecticut. Prizes may be considered income, and any and all taxes associated with prizes are the responsibility of the winners.
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Congratulations to Our Winners

Grand Prize Winner:
Kelly B., MI

Runner-up Winners:
Sue F., IN
Kristina K., MN
Jody S., IN
Kayla P., IL
Kathy M., MN
Kristen E., NJ
Susaan M., FL
Dena D., CA
Elisa T., NY